Tag: Myanmar

Three held with 44 kilograms heroin

New Delhi: Three persons including a woman were arrested here with 44 kilograms of heroin worth Rs 180 crores in…

Dozens of Rohingya found in Malaysia after perilous sea journey

Kuala Lumpur: Thirty-four Rohingya were found on a beach in Malaysia Friday, police said, the first of the Muslim minority…

Myanmar officer’s wife killed by pipe bomb in latest Rakhine violence

Yangon: The wife of a Myanmar military officer was killed by a pipe bomb as they moved into a new…

79 Rohingyas arrested in Manipur so far: CM

Imphal: Seventy nine Rohingyas have been arrested by the Manipur police so far on the charge of entering the state…

Myanmar woman with drugs held in Manipur

Imphal: A 35-year-old tribal woman from Myanmar was detained at Moreh, Manipur's border town, along with 1.817 kg of high-quality…

Myanmar condemns Kashmir terror attack

Nay Pyi Taw: Myanmar on Monday condemned the terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir that killed 40 CRPF troopers. In…

Myanmar sentences two to death for killing Suu Kyi’s Muslim lawyer

YANGON: Two people were sentenced to death by a Myanmar court on Friday for the murder of a Muslim lawyer…

Bangladesh rescues ‘abducted’ Malaysia-bound Rohingya

DHAKA: Bangladesh police have stopped 43 Rohingya refugees from being smuggled to Malaysia by boat with a dozen women claiming…

Show genuine commitment to end violence against Rohingya Muslims: Jolie

KUTUPALONG: Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie said on Tuesday (Feb 5) that Myanmar must "show genuine commitment" to end violence that…

Facebook bans 4 Myanmar groups

San Francisco: Facebook has banned four groups in Myanmar involved in spreading hate and inciting violence in the country. The…

Suu Kyi seeks investment for Myanmar, ignores Rohingya crisis

Yangon: Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday reaffirmed her country's commitment to undertake political and economic reforms…

Hyderabad: Two Myanmar Nationals held with drugs in Balapur

Hyderabad: The Balapur police this morning apprehended two Myanmar nationals Abibus Rahman and Mohd Rahim for carrying Narcotic drugs and…

Myanmar Reuters journalists lose appeal against 7-year sentence

Yangon: Two Reuters journalists jailed for seven years while investigating atrocities committed against the Rohingya in Myanmar had their appeal…

Timeline in case against two Reuters Myanmar journalists

Yangon: Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo have spent 13 months in jail since being arrested as they…

“We don’t walk away”: Khalsa Aid still rebuilding Kerala after floods

NEW DELHI: For many, Kerala floods may be a thing of past, but the Sikh charity organisation Khalsa Aid International…

New Myanmar unrest panics Rohingya Muslims

Bandarban: Panic is gripping thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees living in no-man's land on the Myanmar-Bangladesh border, with daily clashes…

Myanmar: Reuters journalists’ appeal decision due Friday, says lawyer

Yangon: Two Myanmar Reuters journalists jailed for reporting on the Rohingya crisis should find out Friday if their appeal against…

Dozens of Rohingya flee India for Bangladesh: officials

DHAKA: Dozens of Rohingya Muslims have crossed the border into Bangladesh from India in recent days, officials said Tuesday, as…

Amnesty slams India for deporting Rohingya to Myanmar

New Delhi: Amnesty International on Monday accused India of disregarding international law after a Rohingya family was deported to Myanmar…

Second deportation: 5 Rohingyas sent to Myanmar

Guwahati: Five Rohingyas on Thursday, January 3 handed over to the authorities of the neighbouring country three months after seven…